Absolutely Worth It - Boston, MA

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I had hereditary drooping eyelids. On both eyes...

I had hereditary drooping eyelids. On both eyes my peripheral vision was impacted so much that I "failed" the test and insurance covered the cost. (although I would have paid anyway). Had minimal bruising (a small red/purple spot no larger than a pencil eraser under one eye). I wore glasses and pretty much nobody noticed the stitches etc. Came out on their own after about 2 weeks. I know have a tiny white line. Not noticeable unless you look for it.
Boston Oculoplastic Surgeon

Very good, personable, came trusted after a family member had used her. The procedures on both eyes took maybe 1/2 hour. Most painful part was the numbing agent (lidocaine?). It was stressful though because they put this black plastic thing on your eyeballs (to stop you from seeing the scalpel I suppose) and when they are stitching you can feel tugging (although no pain). Highly recommend a valium beforehand. Only thing I didn't love was a 2+ hour wait on the follow up appointment because they forgot about me sitting in an exam room...

5 out of 5 stars Overall rating
5 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
5 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
3 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
5 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
5 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
5 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
5 out of 5 stars Payment process
5 out of 5 stars Wait times
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